Disc, photoetched, Apollo II

Production date
Jul 1969
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Disc, photoetched, in a blue grey velvet box with red tray. Includes a magnifier viewing glass to read messages. Good will messages from Earth to Moon, Apollo II expedition July 1969. Belonged to Sir Keith Holyoake. Printed on disc is " from Planet earth July 1969" . Lid of box printed with emblem and text "National Aeronautics and Space Administration U.S.A....". The disc, box and an eyeglass are inside a fabric drawstring bag. Bag has "Steuben Glass" on a label.
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Media/materials description
Fabric; Plastic; Glass
.1 - Disc = Diameter (mm) = 46mm
.2 - Box = Height x Width x Depth (mm) = 35 x 105 x 88mm
.3 - Loup = Diameter (mm) = 50mm
.3 - Loup = Height (mm) = 50mm
.4 - Bag = Height x Width (mm) = 175 x 135mm
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Photoetched disc and box, commemorating the Apollo II expedition. Belonged to Sir Keith Holyoake, July 1969. Nelson Provincial Museum, Holyoake Memorial Trust Collection: NPM2009.96.22

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